Monthly Archives: July 2013
Selectmen also welcomed new building inspector Joe Tierney and approved the addition of three new affordable apartments at Sepiessa.
Islanders sweltering in jammed lines of Main Street traffic and marveling at the jammed sidewalks that their slow progress gives them plenty of time to observe will be surprised to learn that Vineyard auto and passenger traffic for the first half of 2013 is off the pace of a year ago.
"It's kind of 'The Matrix,' 'The Hangover,' and 'The West Wing' on one ten thousandth of the budget," said director Scott Barrow.
It was a packed house at the Oak Bluffs bar as The Zoo played two nights in a row.
The band that pioneered roots rock reggae brings the world tour to Martha's Vineyard.
Martin Bayerle, a treasure hunter, has unabated recovery rights to the SS Republic, a luxury liner that sank in 1909.
Roberts Way, a short side street next to the school complex, will close for an extended period.
Police arrested Shaun Sicsico, 19, of Oak Bluffs Sunday night, as his 12-week-old daughter lay in a Boston hospital with serious brain injuries.
Mozart, Ellington, Gershwin, and more.
The Oak Bluffs artist works with egg tempura, pastels, and scratch painting, because of allergic reactions to other media.
The 35th annual Possible Dreams Auction raised more than $210,000 during the live auction, to benefit Martha's Vineyard Community Services.
Fire and emergency crews helped get the occupants of the vehicle. Speed was a factor in the crash, police said.
The Chevy sedan left State Road and rolled over twice before coming to rest on an embankment near the intersection of Lambert's Cove Road.
While drivers round the Roundabout, the old Blinker will go to the highest bidder at the charity auction Sunday.
This week we stopped by Alley's Farm Stand, Beetlebung, and Mermaid farms.
A number of Vineyard-related artists will be on display in the newly renovated former NYE Gallery on Uncas Avenue in Oak Bluffs.
"I structured the play like a Wikipedia page – sort of a menu of someone's life. It also includes footnoted information," says writer Larry Mollin.
The band first came together on Martha's Vineyard and is celebrating 20 years of music making at Flatbread on Saturday, July 27.
What do visiting authors plan on doing on their vacations? Eat, drink, and sleep.
Rip currents turn a day at the beach into a frightening situation, at the opening from Katama Bay to the ocean, where the current flows furiously.